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Gordon Pinsent



Gordon Pinsent is one of Canada's busiest and most recognizable character actors. Many viewers remember Pinsent as the President of the United States in Colossus: The Forbin Project (1969). Kids have heard him as the voice of the title character in the animated HBO series Babar (1989-93). Pinsent's other weekly TV roles have included Sergeant Scott in The Forest Rangers (1964), the title character in Quentin Dergens MP (1966), Hap Shaughnessy in Red Green (1990- ) and Sergeant Frazer in Due South (1994-95). Gordon Pinsent has also occasionally written and directed, performing both functions in the 1968 Canadian feature film John and the Missus.

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
86% Two Lovers and a Bear
  • Bear Bear's voice
2016
No Score Yet Pirate's Passage
  • Harry Freelove
2015
100% Al Purdy Was Here
  • Actor
2015
60% The Grand Seduction
  • Simon
2014
No Score Yet Sex After Kids
  • Dr. Keaton
2014
67% Big News From Grand Rock
  • Actor
2014
100% Flight of the Butterflies
  • Dr. Fred Urquhart
2012
No Score Yet Babar And The Adventures Of Badou
  • Actor
2011
No Score Yet At Home, by Myself... with You
  • Narrator
2009
94% Away From Her
  • Grant Andersson
2007
No Score Yet The Good Shepherd
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Ambulance Girl
  • Pete
2005
63% Saint Ralph
  • Father Fitzpatrick
2005
No Score Yet H2O (H2O: The Last Prime Minister)
  • Actor
2004
No Score Yet Fallen Angel
  • Warren Wentworth
2003
50% Nothing
  • Man in Suit
2003
55% The Shipping News
  • Billy Pretty
2001
No Score Yet Blind Terror
  • Martin Howell
2001
No Score Yet The Old Man and the Sea
  • Old Man
1999
43% Pippi Longstocking
  • Capt. Longstocking
1997
No Score Yet Pale Saints
  • Gus
1997
No Score Yet Christmas in My Hometown, (A Holiday for Love)
  • Cal
1996
No Score Yet A Vow to Kill
  • Frank Waring
1995
No Score Yet Bonds of Love
  • Leon
1993
No Score Yet In the Eyes of a Stranger
  • Lt. Ted Burk
1992
No Score Yet Blood Clan
  • Actor
1991
No Score Yet Desert Blades - The Escape from Iran
  • Actor
1990
No Score Yet Babar - The Movie
  • King Babar
1989
No Score Yet Horse Latitudes
  • Actor
1988
No Score Yet John and the Missus
  • Director
  • John Munn
  • Screenwriter
1987
No Score Yet A Case of Libel
  • Actor
1983
No Score Yet Silence of the North
  • John Fredrickson
1981
No Score Yet Devil at Your Heels
  • Narrator
1981
No Score Yet Klondike Fever
  • Actor
1980
No Score Yet Who has Seen the Wind
  • Gerald O'Connal
1977
No Score Yet Newman's Law
  • Eastman
1974
48% Blacula
  • Peters
1972
No Score Yet The Rowdyman
  • Will Cole
1972
No Score Yet Incident on a Dark Street
  • The Mayor
1972
No Score Yet Chandler
  • Melchior
1971
88% Colossus: The Forbin Project
  • The President
1970
79% The Thomas Crown Affair
  • Jamie MacDonald
1968
No Score Yet Don't Forget to Wipe the Blood Off
  • Actor
1968

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
86% Pillars of the Earth
2010
  • The Archbishop

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